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Windsor name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Windsor

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Wind"sor
A town in Berkshire, England.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The British royal family since 1917
  2. A city in southeastern Ontario on the Detroit River opposite Detroit
Wiktionary
  1. Windsor, Berkshire, a market town in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, famous for Windsor Castle.
  2. Several places in Australia:
    1. A town in New South Wales, Australia.
    2. An inner suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
    3. A locality in South Australia.
    4. An inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
  3. Several places in Canada:
    1. A former town on the island of Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, now part of the town of Grand Falls-Windsor.
    2. A town in Hants County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. Windsor, Ontario, a city in Essex County, Ontario, Canada, famous for its auto industry.
    4. A town in Le Val-Saint-François Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada.
  4. Several places in England, besides the famous Windsor in Berkshire (see above):
    1. A hamlet in Cornwall, England.
    2. A neighbourhood in the community of Crowle, Lincolnshire, England.
  5. A township in North Otago district, Otago, New Zealand.
  6. A suburb of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  7. Several places in the United States:
    1. A town in Sonoma County, California, United States.
    2. A home rule municipality of Larimer County and Weld County, Colorado, United States.
    3. A large town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States.
    4. A town, the county seat of Bertie County, North Carolina, United States.
    5. An unincorporated community in Alachua County, Florida, United States.
    6. A gated community and census-designated place on Orchard Island, Indian River County, Florida, United States.
    7. An unincorporated community in Walton County, Georgia, United States.
    8. A village in Rivoli Township, Mercer County, Illinois, United States, also known as New Windsor.
    9. A small city in Shelby County, Illinois, United States.
    10. An unincorporated community in Stoney Creek Township, Randolph County, Indiana, United States.
    11. An unincorporated community in Casey County, Kentucky, United States.
    12. A town in Kennebec County, Maine, United States.
    13. A small town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States.
    14. A city in Henry County and Pettis County, Missouri, United States.
    15. A small town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States.
    16. A small unincorporated community in Robbinsville Township, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States.
    17. A town and village in Broome County, New York, United States.
    18. A town in Bertie County, North Carolina, United States.
    19. An unincorporated community in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States.
    20. A borough of York County, Pennsylvania, United States.
    21. A small town in Aiken County, South Carolina, United States.
    22. A town in Windsor County, Vermont, United States.
    23. A town in the Isle of Wight County, Virginia, United States.
    24. A village and former town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States.
  8. A habitational surname​ from the town in Berkshire.
  9. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  10. The Royal House of Windsor — from the traditional seat at Windsor Castle.

Notable Persons Named Windsor

Notable Persons Named Windsor

Windsor Davies

His most notable accomplishments were from 1962 to 2004. Windsor was born Windsor Davies on August 28th, 1930 in Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England.

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Dany Laferrière

Dany Laferrière is a novelist and journalist. Dany was given the name Windsor Kléber Laferrière on April 13th, 1953 in Port-au-Prince.

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Windsor Martyrs

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Windsor

He died in 1913.

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Windsor Del Llano

Windsor Del Llano is a soccer player for the Club Jorge Wilstermann, Philadelphia Spartans, Baltimore Bays (1972–73), Washington Diplomats, Club Bolívar, Tacoma Tides, The Strongest, Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas, Club Blooming, Miami Freedom, United States men's national soccer team, and Bolivia na. Windsor was born on August 17th, 1949 in Cochabamba.

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Windsor Noncent

Windsor Noncent is a soccer player for the Don Bosco FC, CS Sedan Ardennes, CSO Amnéville, Levallois SC, Dunakanyar-Vác FC, and Haiti national football team. Windsor was born on June 12th, 1984 in Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Windsor

Notable Persons With the Last Name Windsor

Lady Frederick Windsor

Lady Frederick Windsor is an actress. She has been prominent since 2002. Lady was given the name Sophie Lara Winkleman on August 5th, 1980 in Primrose Hill. Lady is also known as Windsor, Lady Frederick (married style); Windsor, Frederick, Lady (married style); Windsor, and Sophie (married name).

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Barbara Windsor

Barbara Windsor is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1950. Barbara was given the name Barbara Ann Deeks on August 6th, 1937 in Shoreditch, London, England.

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Lord Frederick Windsor

Lord Frederick Windsor is a financial analyst; prev. several, financial analyst, and financial analyst; prev. several (see text). Lord was given the name Frederick Michael George David Louis Windsor by his parents Prince Michael of Kent and Princess Michael of Kent on April 6th, 1979 in St Mary's Hospital, London.

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Devon Windsor

Devon Windsor is a model (people). Devon was born on March 7th, 1994 in St. Louis.

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Lady Gabriella Windsor

Lady Gabriella Windsor is royalty. Lady was born as the child of Prince Michael of Kent and Princess Michael of Kent on April 23rd, 1981.

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Lady Davina Lewis

Lady was given the name Davina Elizabeth Alice Benedikte Windsor by her parents Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, Birgitte, and Duchess of Gloucester on November 19th, 1977 in St Mary's Hospital, London.

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  • Lord Nicholas Windsor
  • Marie Windsor
    Actress
  • Tony Windsor
    Member of Parliament
  • Peter Windsor
  • Gerald de Windsor
  • Claire Windsor
    Actress
  • Jason Windsor
    Baseball Player
  • Rod Windsor
    Football Player
  • Edward Windsor
  • Henry Haven Windsor
    Editor
  • Herbert Windsor, 2nd Viscount Windsor
  • Dean Windsor
    Athlete

Common last names for Windsor

  • Jones

Common first names for Windsor

  • William
  • James
  • Mary
  • John
  • Robert
  • George
  • Thomas
  • Charles
  • Dorothy
  • Edward
  • Richard
  • Elizabeth
  • Harold
  • Henry
  • David
  • Helen

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Windsor U.S.
  White 89.83% 64.26%
  African American 5.27% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.63% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.02% 16.26%

Of Last Name Windsor

People with the last name Windsor are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Windsor

  • How Popular is the name Windsor? Windsor is the 12,773rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Windsor was the 4,652nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Windsor have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 779 babies born with the first name Windsor in the United States. That's more than enough people named Windsor to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Windsor? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Windsor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Windsor is Monday, October 25th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Windsor born? The highest recorded use of the first name Windsor was in 2016 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Windsor Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Windsor is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Windsor: The name spelled backwards is Rosdniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Srondiw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Windsor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,621 people with the last name Windsor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Windsor? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Windsor as their last name.
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